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Undergraduate Dominic Oben Wins Prize at Japanese Speaking Competition Pembroke undergraduate Dominic Oben (BA Oriental Studies, Japanese, 2016) has won 3rd prize at the Final of the 12th Japanese Speech Contest for University... 13th March 2017
Celebrating Pembroke’s Success at Torpids 2017 This week Pembroke witnessed the spectacle of a traditional boat burning in North Quad to mark the retention of the Torpids Headship by the men’s first boat (... 10th March 2017
Dr Valeria Rueda Publishes Research on the Heterogeneous Effects of Christian Missionary Activity on Development in Sub-Saharan Africa Dr Valeria Rueda has published some recent research findings alongside Dr Julia Cagé. The pair are currently engaged in a collaborative research project,... 9th March 2017
Undergraduate Cesca Webb Receives Award for Physics Talk Pembroke undergraduate and Scholar, Cesca Webb (MPhys Physics, 2015) was awarded a prize for the best talk delivered by a second year physicist in College. She... 8th March 2017
Advocating for Girls in Science - ‘Greenlight for Girls’ Visits Pembroke Greenlight for Girls (g4g) promotes the study of STEM subjects amongst girls of all ages and backgrounds. The organisation collaborated with the University of... 3rd March 2017
World Book Day – Pembroke’s Writers Past and Present Over the years Pembroke has seen many talented writers pass through the College. On World Book Day, we reflect on the authorial accomplishments of some recent... 2nd March 2017
Dr Elisabeth Kendall Interviewed on BBC Radio 4’s ‘The Briefing Room’ In this episode titled, ‘Does IS Need a State?’, discussions centred around what a future without the so-called Islamic State would look like.  24th February 2017
Undergraduate Marianna Spring Awarded Ronnie Payne Prize for Outstanding Foreign Reporting This £2k prize, awarded in recognition of outstanding work in student journalism, will enable Marianna to continue to develop her experience in reporting... 23rd February 2017
Dame Lynne Brindley Opens Library at the University of Birmingham The Master of Pembroke College, Dame Lynne Brindley, was invited to open the University of Birmingham’s new library on Monday 13th February 2017. The £60... 17th February 2017
JCR Art Fund Competition 2017 – Awards Evening The annual JCR Art Competition offers Pembroke undergraduates the opportunity to submit a work of art to win the George Jenkin Prize. This year the brief was... 16th February 2017